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Maverick Teachers
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: David E. Baugh, A.J. Juliani
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-06-27 - Publisher: Routledge

Despite dwindling resources and high-stakes testing, public school teachers all over the country are managing to breathe life, passion, and excitement into their classrooms. In this new book by bestselling author A.J. Juliani and lifelong educator David E. Baugh, you’ll meet a diverse group of teachers—Mavericks—who are doing exactly that.
Teacher Toolkit
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Ross Morrison McGill
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-11-19 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Ross Morrison McGill, aka @TeacherToolkit believes that becoming a teacher is one of the best decisions you will ever make, but after more than two decades in the classroom, he knows that it is not an easy journey! Packed with countless anecdotes, from disastrous observations to marking in the broom
Mapping Leadership
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Richard Halverson, Carolyn Kelley
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-06-29 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Drawing on twenty years of research in school effectiveness, this book presents a distributed model of task-based school leadership that leads to continuous school improvement. The book outlines the tasks school leadership teams must focus on to improve teaching and learning, grouped into the following five domains: Focus on Learning
International Teachers’ Lived Experiences
Language: en
Pages: 196
Authors: Adam Poole
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-07-22 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This book explores the emerging and under-researched phenomenon of internationalised schooling in China. It focuses on a group of “accidental” teachers who fell into teaching through happenstance or necessity, a group of teachers increasingly seeking refuge in Chinese Internationalised Schools. Chinese Internationalised Schools cater to an affluent middle class in
Schoolteachers in the News
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Kathryn Shine, Tom O'Donoghue
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-02-28 - Publisher: Cambria Press

Research examining how schoolteachers have been represented in the news is scarce. This is noteworthy, given the recognition that the news media has an influential agenda-setting function, plays a pivotal role in shaping public opinion, and can influence educational policy. Indeed, there is a view amongst some authorities that education